Saturday 26 August 1950
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was Harry S. Truman (Democratic).
The Black Rose, directed by Henry Hathaway, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1950
while The Cardinal by Henry Morton Robinson was one of the best selling books.
But much more happened that day: find out below..
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Which were the important events of 26 August 1950 ?
- RC saints - St Zephyrinus, Saint Ninian, David Lewis (one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales)
- Namibia - Namibia Day or Heroes' Day
- Zanzibar - Sultan's Birthday
- Benjamin Hendrickson: American actor (Born 1950).
- Jüri Okas: Estonian painter and architect.
- Ahmet Özhan: Turkish singer conductor and actor.
- Richard Cowsill: Newport, Rhode Island -- Rocker (Cowsills-Hair, We Can Fly).
- Annette Badland: TV Actress.
- 39th Davis Cup: Australia beats USA in New York (4-1)
Which were the top hits in that special week of August 1950 ?
Top #2 songs in the USA
- Goodnight, Irene - Jo Stafford
- Patti Page - All My Love (Bolero)
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